Consultancy Profile :
We are seeking highly motivated post-doctoral fellows based in Nigeria and Ghana to assist in developing documents on lessons learned and health area-specific research papers / articles.
These positions will be responsible for the production of key research papers aimed at addressing health challenges in Nigeria or Ghana in key health areas
Qualifications / Experience :
A minimum of five (5) years of hands-on experience in research, including the development of peer reviewed articles and research reports.
A Ph.D. in a relevant field.
Must be / have been affiliated to an institution of higher education or research within the last three years.
Interested applicants should submit an abstract (50-80 words)
A 4 page (maximum) research proposal with details on health area of interest. (The proposal should describe the research question, concept, methodology of analysis, timelines and how this research contributes to the mission of SFH and addressing key health issues in Nigeria or Ghana.
The language should be understandable to non-specialist readers.)
Resume or Curriculum vitae
A bibliography of previous research.
In addition, applicants must submit a reference letter signed by an academic referee
a) policy reform for strategic health purchasing and state contributory health schemes;
b) ASRH and young adult research;
c) HIV interventions for key affected populations, including PMTCT
d) Malaria interventions.
The work will be carried out virtually with opportunities for in-person visits as needed. An allowance to help meet the cost of laboratory and / or office space, supplies, and equipment such as software will be available.